Dixie Trace Field Trial Association Handler of the Year Award

Congratulations to our Dixie Trace Youth Handler of the Year Addison McDuffie and to our Runner Up Youth Handler of the Year Ella Grace Montgomery. Runner-Up winner Ella Grace Montgomery with Dixie Trace FTA President Joe Rentz and Hunter McDuffie.

2024 Inaugural Running ~ Round Pond Youth Field Trial

Jan 21st, 2024 | FT Results and Reports

Sunday, January 21, 2024 Round Pond Plantation, Leslie, GA This first annual Round Pond Youth Field Trial ran on a particularly chilly Sunday. Despite that, an enthusiastic crowd of field trialers came and braved the cold. Seven handlers and eight dogs competed in four braces. The trial was run over three beautiful courses that meander over the extensive grounds of Round Pond Plantation. A special thanks to everyone who put in time, dedication, and energy […]

Ask the Pros: Podcast Episode 5 ~ A Scouting Question

Experienced Alabama youth handler, Addison McDuffie asks “When you’re scouting a dog and have lost “track” of it, what’s the best thing to do?” We turned to none other than Mazie Davis who scouted for her husband, Hall of Fame All-Age handler Colvin Davis for an answer!   Mazie Davis scouting for Colvin Davis, 2011 Manitoba Championship, Broomhill, Manitoba.

Dixie Trace FTA Youth Handler of the Year Award

Jun 5th, 2021 | Awards and Scholarships

Congratulations to Brayden Renfroe for his win of the 2020 – 2021 Dixie Trace Youth Handler Award…and thereby the $1,000 scholarship! Unfortunately Brayden was not able to make it to the Dixie Trace Banquet. The Runner-Up winner, (and last year’s winner) Addison McDuffie was at the banquet with her family to accept the R-U award. Brayden and Addison have been at it for some time and we’re proud of them both. Watch out Field Trialers!!!

Dixie Trace FTA Youth Handler Award

Oct 6th, 2020 | Awards and Scholarships

Congratulations to the winners of the first annual Dixie Trace FTA’s Youth Handler Award. The Winner is Addison Mcduffie from Cecil, Alabama, the Runner-Up is Bennett McFay from Blakely, Georgia. In the middle is Joe Rentz, President of the organization. The Dixie Trace Field Trial Association represents 37 field trial clubs in the Southeastern United States. Several of the member clubs in Georgia and Alabama host youth field trials for which points are calculated for the […]